• The Edge Desk goes beyond the ball with a portable ergonomic desk system

    The Edge Desk goes beyond the ball with a portable ergonomic desk system

    I’ve done it all. I have a standing desk. I have a sitting ball. I have a treadmill. And now I just might go back to where it all started with the Edge Desk. This Kickstarter darling raised $500,000 to produce what amounts to a portable kneeling desk. It has a huge work surface – 20×30 inches – and costs $350 for the entry level model. It folds up flat for storage and… Read More

  • SEC Reg A+ Will Now Let You Crowdfund Equity

    SEC Reg A+ Will Now Let You Crowdfund Equity

    Crowdfunding just got a little bit more interesting. According to SEC Regulation A+, as of today companies can secure funding via crowdfunding provided they are compliant with a set of very specific laws and standards. “These new rules provide an effective, workable path to raising capital that also provides strong investor protections,” said SEC Chair Mary Jo White in a release… Read More

  • Dog Lovers Can Now Print These Amazing Open-Source Doggy Wheels

    Dog Lovers Can Now Print These Amazing Open-Source Doggy Wheels

    Dog carts are common but clunky. These little carts, attached to disabled dogs via straps and webbing, are often expensive and rarely cool. Now, however, you can get your disabled dog some sweet open-source wheels for the price of a quick 3D print and some rubber. The Adaptable Wheelchair For Handicapped Dogs costs about $150 to build and can be resized for your pooch. The first recipient, a… Read More

  • SEC OKs Equity Crowdfunding, So Anyone Can Invest In Private Companies Crunch Network

    SEC OKs Equity Crowdfunding, So Anyone Can Invest In Private Companies

    Earlier this week, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced a new set of rules implementing Title IV of the JOBS Act. The release of these final rules further advances one of the core principles and goals of the 2012 law: to create an environment where emerging enterprises can raise public capital efficiently. Read More

  • Bookniture Is A Book And Also Furniture

    Bookniture Is A Book And Also Furniture

    You love books… but you also love places to sit. You’re in a bind. The evil Dictator of your tiny country says you can only one of the two – a book or a chair. What to do? If you have Bookniture, you can thumb your nose right at Generalissimo Alibria’s state photograph and sit on your book. What is this thing? Well, it’s basically a fold-away form of furniture made… Read More

  • The Ergonomic Workstation That Looks Like It Can Break You

    While this looks more like a Rolfing system than a chair, what you see before you is the Lauritzen Ergonomic Workstation (LEW), a chair that reduces pressure on your back, legs, and trunk and allows you to use your computer in almost any position. It looks like Mr. Lauritzen himself is selling these things all by himself for $995 plus shipping and, better yet, he appears to be building… Read More

  • Review: Sumo Lounge Sway Couple

    It may seem strange to review a beanbag chair, but as I discovered, there are bean bag chairs, and then there are bean bag chairs. The Sumo Lounge Sway Couple definitely falls into the latter category, and could make most people rethink what a beanbag chair can be. The end result is a really comfortable chair that’s constructed with modern materials, and is a quality product that is… Read More

  • FlexibleLove chair now shipping – in Europe and Asia

    Remember way back in like 2007 when this chair was all the rage? It’s basically an accordion-style seating system backed with two pieces of plywood and you can fold it and flip it any way you like. It’s eco-friendly and it’s made in China. Read More

  • Egg chairs are back. Now with Surround Sound!

    What was your favorite part of the 70s? If you said egg chairs, than stop and read the rest of this post. You won’t regret it. Read More

  • Office chair Twitters when you toot

    I’ve always said that Twitter was for bowel movement and someone out there seems to agree with me. This Instructable shows you how to add a sensor to your office chair that will listen for sounds of gastrointestinal distress and Tweets when it hears them. Read More

  • Anti-DIY: 4 Senses Lounger costs a lot for something you can make on your own

    Everyone likes to relax. Some people go to great lengths to create the perfectly relaxing environment for themselves, whether that’s a hammock strung between two trees in the backyard, or a recreation of Capt. James T. Kirk’s venerable Captain’s Chair. Now for people with more money than sense comes the 4 Senses Lounger. Read More

  • CrunchDeals: Supple leather chair for $129, shipped

    Office Depot has a very swank-looking $300 office chair with a $100 instant discount and another 35% off with coupon code 85088692 at checkout, bringing it to just under $130 plus tax with free shipping. It’s made from "soft, supple leather". How can you resist? Everyone loves supple. Alas, it’s only designed for 3-5 hours of use per day, which makes me wonder how much… Read More

  • CrunchGear Week in Review: How to Cook for Forty Humans

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  • A Collection Of Geeked Out Furniture

    The gents over at TechEBlog have compiled a list of the most geeked out furniture. You may recognize a familiar face or two like the Ultimate Game Chair, but some of the other pieces are extremely awesome. There’s a whole couch made out of blue mousepads (see pic), which looks comfy as hell. Also on the list are the Verte Seating Office Chair, the one that looks like it has a spine… Read More

  • Subwoofer Chair Is Girls BFF

    In HS, one of my buddies decided to put an 18-inch subwoofer in the back of his Civic coupe. It was the most ridiculous thing ever, but damn it was cool to get such a big-ass sub in the trunk. Sitting in the backseat caused me to get nauseous whenever the stereo was turned up. It was very uncomfortable. I imagine the subwoofer chair has the complete opposite effect. My suspicions also lead me… Read More

  • Egg Chair Unscrambles Spine

    Designed by Swiss physicians and engineers, the ErgoChair is an egg-shaped ball that when sat in, does not compress discs in the spine like regular chairs do. The ball allows free movement of the body to help the sitter achieve the best possible posture, according to the product page. At $160, the easy-to-assemble chair includes an air pump and can be inflated or deflated to the desired height… Read More

  • Want to Buy the Slinky Chair?

    Remember the Slinky Chair? It was featured on the Feb. 8th episode of Diggnation, where Kevin Rose and Alex Albrecht repeatedly mentioned the hot Japanese girl in the video. Actually, the girl is probably Chinese because Mandarin is overheard in the clip, but whatever. I guess we all look the same to you, Kevin and Alex. It turns out the chair is available online for $800. The FlexibleLove… Read More

  • Slinky Chair Wows Crowd There aren’t much details about this chair, but one commenter believes it is made out of a massive amount of flexible cardboard. Evan Ackerman over at OhGizmo! describes it as “a bunch of interlocking two dimensional chairs that can accordion out to whatever length you want, slinky style.” Regardless, I want one just to woo the ladies, who can… Read More

  • Pyramat S2000 Sound Rocker

    , rocks you out in the reclining position. You can hook up your iPod, PSP, PS2, TV, or pretty much any device with the two RCA inputs. There’s even a strap and a place for your iPod to go, rendering it safe from any rocking of the literal and metaphorical sense that you may engage in whilst sitting in the chair. Pyramat S2000 Sound Rocker [MacWorld] Read More